film

Documentary I Want To See: “Face To Facebook”

Fifty-one-year-old Illinois woman, ArLynn Presser, has taken to telling herself how normal she is. Well, maybe not normal. But not so strange in comparison to other people. That’s what she…

Ami Angelowicz | January 20, 2012 - 1:20 pm

The Final Countdown To “Arrested Development” The Movie

The final countdown to the “Arrested Development” film (and television season) is here! After five years sans Bluth, it’s good to know that my time spent practicing the chicken dance…

Ami Angelowicz | October 4, 2011 - 4:20 pm

The Definitive Juggalo Documentary Is Here (NSFW)

The film experience I’ve been longing for is here! “American Juggalo” is Sean Dunne’s short documentary filmed at this year’s Gathering of the Juggalos. I’m still trying to wrap my…

Ami Angelowicz | September 27, 2011 - 4:20 pm

Infographic: Iconic Movie Sunglasses

Right now I am rocking the “True Romance” but thinking about buying a pair of “Annie Halls.” This season I want to go a little more bohemian and a little…

Ami Angelowicz | September 12, 2011 - 3:20 pm

If Hurricane Irene Were A Rom-Com

What do Hurricane Irene and “I Don’t Know How She Does It” have in common? They both are going to take the box office by storm. Well maybe not. But…

Ami Angelowicz | August 29, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Get Your Fortune Told By Miranda July

In honor of her upcoming film, “The Future” (which I predict I will love based on the trailer), Miranda July has created an interactive web oracle wherein she divines your…

Ami Angelowicz | May 27, 2011 - 4:20 pm

“Piranha 3DD” Is Coming For You

I did indeed see Jerry O’Connell get his manhood bitten off on the waters of Lake Havasu in “Piranha 3D.” Thank you to Amelia for convincing me to go. I…

Ami Angelowicz | April 27, 2011 - 6:00 pm

NYU Welcomes Professor James Franco To Their Staff

Oscar-nominated actor, performance artist, writer, aspiring film director, Yale Ph.D student, and now … college professor. James Franco does it all! New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts (my…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 30, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Ferris Bueller Comes Of Age

Running through the woods, jumping in slow motion, kissing in front of stained glass, driving off into the blinding sun, and voila! “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off” is magically transformed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 14, 2011 - 1:20 pm

Greta Gerwig Joins The Hollywood Oral Sex Movement

“Yeah — ‘Blue Valentine,’ ‘Black Swan’… ladies getting it on! They’re all different movies and it’s done differently; I think Greenberg’s use of [oral sex] is the most comedic, because…

Ami Angelowicz | January 23, 2011 - 3:00 pm

The Ouija Board Predicts Yes, There Will Be A Film About The Game

The Ouija board has been the preferred form of occult entertainment for middle school sleepovers throughout time. I mean, how else would I have known that I’m going to have…

Ami Angelowicz | January 6, 2011 - 5:45 pm

Introducing: The Lifetime Television For Women Movie Club

If I believed in guilty pleasures, I’d say that watching Lifetime movies is one of my deepest guilty pleasures. But since I don’t believe you should feel guilty about…

Julie Gerstein | December 10, 2010 - 3:50 pm

A Jury Will Decide If “Catfish” Was A Hoax

Even though the filmmakers and producers claimed that the movie “Catfish” was NOT a hoax, the question still lingered in people’s minds. After seeing the film and having endless discussions…

Ami Angelowicz | December 3, 2010 - 9:15 pm

What Do You Think Of This Short Film Tavi Story Produced?

Up until recently, fashion blogger Tavi’s professional work in the fashion industry could be called “gimmicky”—projects that rely on Tavi’s character as a young blogger. Yet lately, the smart…

Leonora Epstein | October 30, 2010 - 6:00 pm

A New Documentary Reveals The Inconvenient Truth About Education

On my movie list for this weekend is “Waiting for Superman.” It’s a new documentary about how America’s education system is failing our kids. As a former teacher…

Ami Angelowicz | September 24, 2010 - 2:50 pm

11 Reasons Why We’re Smurfing Out Over The New Smurfs Movie

La, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la, la … “The Smurfs” film is coming soon to a theater near you. According to the New York Post, Hank…

Ami Angelowicz | May 4, 2010 - 4:10 pm

10 Reasons We’re Super Excited For Kristen Wiig’s “Bridesmaids”

Kristen Wiig can do no wrong in my eyes. She’s like the new Gilda Radner of “Saturday Night Live” and, finally, her career is starting to expand beyond that. Recently,…

Ami Angelowicz | April 6, 2010 - 2:20 pm

Sex & Celluloid: Harry Potter & Muggle Sex

It’s time for a new Harry Potter movie, which opened at midnight last night/this morning, and judging from the posters/trailers, this will be the one with all the sex in…

Drew Grant | July 15, 2009 - 4:40 pm

I Live in NYC, So Where Are All The Celebs?

Every morning I peruse the daily newspapers and online blogs to see what has been going on in the world while I slept. Sometimes I am waking up refreshed from…

Ali Jawin | July 4, 2009 - 11:16 am

Best Bad Boys Of Every Decade*

1950s James Dean as “Jim Stark” in Rebel Without A Cause
In this classic flick about a troubled teenager with a drinking problem, James Dean makes everything look…

Simcha | October 7, 2008 - 11:30 am